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25 Jan

SECOND OPINION: Montpelier Parade by Karl Geary

Review on BookHugger 1980s Dublin is painted as a grim, depressed city. Sonny is the youngest of several ......
25 Jan

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Books I Haven’t Acquired But Feel I Should Have Done

Article on BookChap Turning things on their head a little, I thought about books I haven’t acquired but ......
24 Jan

Hotel on Shadow Lake by Daniela Tully

Review on BookHugger This novel is a debut work from an erstwhile film producer. Not surprisingly there are ......
22 Jan

AUDIO: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Review on BookHugger While his devastated parents were forced to entertain important guests at an opulent White House ......
22 Jan

SECOND OPINION: Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Review on BookHugger When I received this as a maverick choice from Nudge-Book my expectations were low. I ......
21 Jan

The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

Review on BookHugger This is not only the best book I read in 2017, it may very well ...
20 Jan

Gnomon by Nick Harkaway

Review on BookGeek This book apparently took three years to write and it is something of a mind ...
19 Jan

Dear Mrs Bird by A.J. Pearce

Review on BookHugger Set in 1940s London and with the Luftwaffe making nightly raids overhead, Emmeline (Emmy) Lake ......
18 Jan

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Review on BookHugger We all know that when anyone describes themselves as feeling “fine” this is usually not ......
16 Jan

AUDIO: Slider by Pete Hautman

Review on BookHugger An unlikely hero – a wanabee competitive eater – in a surprisingly funny and tender ......
16 Jan

White Chrysanthemum by Mary Lynn Bracht

Review on BookHugger I had never heard of ‘comfort women’ or explored the issues surrounding Korea during WWII ......
15 Jan

Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards Announce 2018 Shortlists

Article on BookHugger The Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, in association with luxury tailor made travel specialist Hayes & Jarvis...
15 Jan

SECOND OPINION: Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

Review on BookHugger Three Things About Elsie is a brilliantly accomplished novel about ageing, memory, friendship and humanity ......
10 Jan

Gill Chedgey on the Relationship between Book and Film

Article on BookChap This is a subject I ponder frequently because for me there is a close link. ...
08 Jan

AUDIO: Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

Review on BookHugger Reminiscent for me of Emma Donoghue’s historical work, this caught my attention after Atwood’s recent ......
07 Jan

The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson

Review on BookHugger I had read the best-selling debut book by Jonas Jonasson, The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed ......
05 Jan

Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

Review on BookHugger Oh! This is the most wonderful book. I liked The Trouble With Goats and Sheep ...
05 Jan

Author meets Reviewer: Heather Morris meets Jade Craddock

Article on BookHugger After reading and being incredibly moved by The Tattooist of Auschwitz, Jade Craddock was left ......
04 Jan

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Review on BookHugger Based on the true story of two Auschwitz-Birkenau survivors, Heather Morris’s debut novel, The Tattooist ......
04 Jan

Gill Chedgey’s Ten Books I Acquired Because I Watched the Films

Article on BookChap I continually ponder the relationship between book and film, the pros and the cons, the ......
04 Jan

Author meets Reviewer: Ryan Ruby meets Gill Chedgey

Article on BookHugger After reviewing The Zero and the One, Gill Chedgey had a number of questions for ...